Ceramic Brass Band Vacancies

Discussion in 'Recruitment Corner' started by rcalvert20, Sep 20, 2007.

  1. rcalvert20

    rcalvert20 Member

    Hi All,

    We are a friendly, progressive, ambitious band based in Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire. Just now we are looking to fill 2nd Horn, 2nd Baritone and trombone, however we are always welcoming new players!! The more the merrier! We rehearse Friday 7.30pm at Staffordshire University, Room B211 Brindley Building, Leek Road Campus, Stoke-on-Trent.

    Over the last few months we have really being pushing the band forward. We have played a number of prestigious concerts, including a stint at the local football club stadium (we were on sky tv!!!) The band is continuing to grow and the friendly and sociable atmosphere is really bringing out some excellent results in the music we play. We are looking to transfer all this into a great performance at contests particularly the area 2008!!

    We are always welcoming new players and supporters but we would just like to make all students from Keele, Staffordshire and Manchester Met University aware that they are always welcome at our rehearsals (and there is guaranteed beer after!!) We are in easy reach and if you need a lift we can provide you with one.

    Any questions or queries don't hesitate to contact our amazing administator Alan Sargeant (he doesn't bite much, we promise!:p )
    01782 314742
    alan.sarg@hotmail.com

    or our treasurer Robbie (aka our Flugel Player who also helps the Keele Concert band)
    01782 261041
    robbieago@hotmail.com

    Regards

    Rach:)
     
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  3. rcalvert20

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    Just a quick one!! We rehearse now in Room SO10 in the Mellor Building, Staffs Uni, College Road, Stoke-on-Trent. Its pretty much next to Stoke Station and still 2mins from the M6 J15! (and still in the middle of a million pubs, pints at student rates!!) Just give us a bell if your unsure where we are!!

    Rach xx

    PS: Thanks for all the interest we have been getting. SOOOO close to completing our line up now for the area!! We are getting graded next week so we know what test piece we are doing, its so exciting!! :)
     
  4. rcalvert20

    rcalvert20 Member

    Come join our band in time for Whit Marches!!

    Ceramic Brass Band (new 4th Section) are currently looking to fill the vacancies of Principal Euphonium, Trombone and Horn (positions can be discussed). Other players are always welcome!:p

    We rehearse in Staffordshire University
    The Pavillion,
    College Road,
    Stoke-on-Trent,
    Staffordshire
    ST4 2DE
    Fridays 7.30-9.30pm (the bandroom is great!!)
    There is secure parking and we are 2 mins walk away from stoke station and 5 minutes from Junction 15. We do have players coming from as far a birmingham and cheshire!!!

    We are looking to fill these vacancies asap as we have booked the coach to go to Whit Marches:p and we also have some exciting concerts to perform at this year. This is our 1st full year as a band and since forming the band has grown from 5 to 20+. The band are making a great sound. Steve Churchill our musical director is doing a fab job and really makes the rehearsals enjoyable. We pride ourselves in being one of the most social and friendly bands around. When we aren't practicing and rehearsing we do have regular socials and always go to the North Staffs Hotel Bar after rehearsal for a drink, a chat and a game of pool!

    Anyway, if you are interesting in joining and taking the band all the way please contact us:

    email - ceramicbrassband@yahoo.co.uk
    telephone -Alan (band secretary) 01782 314742/
    Robb (treasurer) 07905 695072


    For further information see our website www.myspace.com/ceramicbrass (our main website www.ceramicbrassband.co.uk is under maintenance)

    Many Thanks
     
  5. rcalvert20

    rcalvert20 Member

    BBb Bass and 2nd Horn Vacancy at Ceramic Brass

    Hi All,

    Just an update on Ceramic Brass Bands vacancies.

    We are looking for a BBb Bass and 2nd Horn player to join our ranks! We would love to meet anyone who wishes to fill these positions in our progressive and friendly 4th section band. Our band is full of players commited to taking the band forward and really enjoy making music together. We can provide instruments if you don't have your own.

    We have just celebrated our 1st anniverary and our band has filled up fast since then with these being the last few vacancies however we never turn away players (the more the merrier)!! We rehearse Friday 7.30-9.30 with a trip to the pub after! Our lovely band room 'The Pavillion' in Staffs Uni is in Stoke-on-Trent and is easily accessible with the train station being 5 mins walk and away and being 5mins drive away from J15/16 M6. We have members come from Cheshire, Staffordshire and Birmingham. For you students coming to university in September Keele, Staffordshire and Manchester Met University students are in the band as well.

    Having done really well at our first contest this year (Whit Marches 25th Upper Mossely, 32nd Duckinfield and 42nd Delph) with quite a few placings we are really proud about, our fabulous MD Steve Churchill is looking forward to working with us for the Area 2009. We also have a balanced list of concerts.

    For more information please don't hesitate to contact us:

    MD, Steve - 07779092360
    Band Manager, Alan - 01782 314742/ 07813 936669
    or email ceramicbrassband@yahoo.co.uk

    Many Thanks

    Rach x

    Check out our websites
    www.myspace.com/ceramicbrass
    www.ceramicbrassband.co.uk
     

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